A meeting of nine European Union members on refugees issue, hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, took place after Sunday's EU-Turkey summit.
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Germany’s right-wing party leader has demanded that Chancellor Angela Merkel step down over her controversial handling of the refugee crisis.
Almost half of German respondents participating in a poll said they did not want to see Angela Merkel as the country’s chancellor after the 2017 Bundestag elections, the results of the survey showed Sunday.
HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) - The leader of Germany's anti-immigrant AfD party, riding a wave of public anger against Chancellor Angela Merkel's asylum policy, on Saturday called on her to resign for throwing the country's doors open to migrants.
A difficult question is arising for German Chancellor Angela Merkel before her meeting with Turkish leader Recer Tayyip Erdogan – should Europe deal with a country which buys oil from terrorists? Politicians with principles should have cancelled the meeting, German media reported.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel came under renewed pressure from her own conservatives on Friday to stem the flow of refugees into Germany as she heads to a weekend summit of European Union leaders and Turkey's prime minister.
German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere - and cabinet colleague of Chancellor Angela Merkel - has said Europe should set a limit on the number of refugees it takes in a year, completely reversing a policy that Merkel has been pursuing.
PARIS (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday she would think about how Germany could further support France in fighting terrorism following the Nov. 13 attacks by Islamist militants in Paris that killed 130 people.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing increasing internal pressure over the country's open door approach to the refugee crisis, with German EU Commissioner Gunther Oettinger saying Berlin should change its asylum law, which is acting like a "magnet for refugees."
Germany supports France in the fight against terrorism, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday.
He will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel Wednesday afternoon, and then Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi Thursday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to have dinner Wednesday with French President Francois Hollande amid calls in France for the closure of Europe's doors to new arrivals in a further sign of Merkel's isolation.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday the passport-free Schengen accord should be further developed and that plans to distribute refugees across the European Union based on quotas will determine whether the agreement will survive.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has canceled a cabinet meeting after being publicly lambasted for 13 minutes by the leader of her coalition party partner and Bavarian Minister-President Horst Seehofer over her handling of the refugee crisis.
The migrant crisis and Syrian conflict have forced German chancellor Angela Merkel to face a host of tough decisions in order to avert the "end of Europe," warns a German newspaper.
The appeal of German Chancellor Angela Merkel is fading and she will face tough times ahead, according to the German news network Deutsche Welle.
BERLIN (Reuters) - The parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government exchanged insults at the weekend in an escalating clash over refugee policy that has left the German leader looking more vulnerable than at any time during her decade in power.
Germany's first female chancellor took office on Nov. 22, 2005. Here's a look at her life from her youth as a math wiz student to her entrance into politics after the fall of the Berlin wall
The political course by German Chancellor Angela Merkel has long been a pain for the French public and political establishment. The recent terrorist attacks in Paris have reminded of how strong German control over the French budget has grown.